Please pray for:
Catholic Central Service Ministry:
- In thanksgiving for our new school leadership team - David Fuller, Pat Rizer, and Shannon Deweese - prayers for their faith, wisdom, leadership, and families
- For new teachers Josh and Jessica Mueller who will be leading the 2019 Winter Service Minisry and Magnified Giving class and for the student leaders called to the program.
- For all our students and staff to grow in faith, hope, love and service.
Children's Rescue Center:
- Good health for all staff, volunteers, and those we serve
- For God’s drawing of volunteers for the new school year!
- Pray for children to find their identity in Christ.
Choosing Hope Adoptions:
- For visibility across Ohio
- Continued guidance and direction from God and His plan for us serving different populations.
- Wisdom and discernment as we work with hurting people.
- Prayer for future counselor to pass her licensure test
Clark County Fuller Center for Housing:
- For volunteers working at our new construction sites
- For low-income families who want to become homeowners
- For stronger connections with local churches
- For a stronger sense of unity among local Christian non-profits
Clark County Jail Chaplaincy:
- For a few female inmates that are currently on fire for Jesus - that they would be discipled upon release
- Our new program has shown great success. We are praying for volunteer positions to be filled with administration.
- Prayers for funding from Sheriff's office, Clark county commissioners, city community businesses, churches, and individuals
- Favor with the Sheriff’s office that they would permit new volunteer chaplains to come on board
- Starting a new series. Funding for it, produce it a high quality, and have a powerful impact on all inmates
- For a smooth transition with the volunteer base and favor with the upcoming grant opportunities
Eagle and Dove:
- Sam Brewer to recover from pancreas problems
- Cecilia Swindler to recover from a rib broken and an eye injury from a fall
- Charlene Southers - cancer operation
- For 2 students in abuse situations
- Nick Craycraft to recover from massive series of seizures and the fall that added to the trauma
- That Jesus would continue to bless the school
Encompass Connection Center:
- Blessing on new initiatives to support families in parent-children relationships. We appreciate local community funding for this adventure!
- Looking for additional partnerships to connect with couples, families, and organizations that need relationship resources.
Family and Youth Initiatives:
- Need volunteers at all networks
- Guidance in how to respond to attacks at Faith
- Opportunities to build champions for hope
- Nikki and Pat are now co-directors - pray for wisdom in working together
The Gathering of the Miami Valley:
- Strong finish and next steps with Young Guns 3.0
- Grace, discernment, movement as Jeff is transitioning to more of an organizational leader vs. relational leader role
- Greater opportunities to partner with churches for men
- For more kids to come to know Jesus
- Lots of kids at the teen center
- Pray for new ROCK director Matt Perrine
- New program with detention center to bring more teens to Christ
- Please pray for a volunteer leader that will rise up to help Springfield churches to support first responders in our area.
- Pray that ministries that work with hurting, damaged juvenile delinquents be effective and multiplied around the state
- Reach kids, Father, and write new stories in their lives!
- Pray that the body of Christ grows in generosity in Springfield/Clark County.
- Praise for God's abundant grace!
- God's abundance for:
- Financial support
- Board Development
- Clarity in doing God's will
Pregnancy Resource Clinic:
- Prayers for provision of more volunteers to serve in patient care areas: care coordinators, mentors, and male mentors.
- PRAISE for God's provision of new Executive Director - Gail Welsh
- Safety and protection over our volunteers
- Heartbeat Bill voted on today (12/12)! God’s favor that Gov. Kasich would not veto
- Prayers answered!
Safe Harbor House:
- Pray for graduates – that they will continue flourishing and healing
- Several residents in the first 90 days of the program - pray for their first layer of healing
- Pray for sex-trafficking victims in Ohio (ranked 4th or 5th in the nation)
- Pray for the work of Safe Harbor to spread throughout the Miami Valley and the entire state of Ohio to spread to potential new champions
Springfield City Youth Missions (SCYM):
- Praise – we have a great group of potential mentors – pray for the right matches
- Pray for Aaron Clark who is transitioning into the Biz Ba$ics role
- Pray for students who have very little support at home
- Pray for continued strength, wisdom, and overflowing love for volunteers and staff
The Sonshine Club:
- God's guidance in fundraising and revamping The Sonshine Clubs
- Pray for Spanish-speaking churches in Springfield. There has been a sharp increase in detentions/deportations among their members.
- Pray for new YL leaders – we need 15 more volunteers to fill spots and start new ministries.
- Also pray for a point person for Young Lives – our outreach to teen/pregnant moms.